BOB BERG

Post Bop / Post-Fusion Contemporary / Fusion / Bossa Nova • United States
Jazz music community with review and forums
BOB BERG picture
The tragic death of saxophonist Bob Berg in an automobile accident has stunned the jazz community world-wide. Berg was driving with his wife, Arja, through a snowstorm when his car was struck by a cement truck. His wife was thrown clear, and although badly injured, is expected to recover, but the saxophonist was killed in the impact.

Berg was regarded as a major figure in his generation. He served an apprenticeship working with Jack McDuff, Horace Silver and Cedar Walton in the Seventies, then emerged to wider notice as a member of Miles Davis’s band from 1984-86. He went on to lead or co-lead his own groups, as well as working with other top names like Chick Corea.

The saxophonist was a strong and highly resourceful improviser in both acoustic and electric jazz settings, and developed a rich, hard-edged and beautifully articulated tenor sound.

He had recently recorded with the
read more...
Thanks to js for the addition and snobb for the updates

BOB BERG Online Videos

No BOB BERG online videos available. Search and add one now.

Buy BOB BERG music

Amazon (logo)
In the ShadowsIn the Shadows
Denon Records 1998
$5.71 (used)
The JazzTimes SuperbandThe JazzTimes Superband
Concord Records 2000
$10.55
$7.28 (used)
Back RoadsBack Roads
Denon Records 1998
$19.90
$5.78 (used)
New BirthNew Birth
Elemental Music 2016
$11.89
$9.99 (used)
Short StoriesShort Stories
Denon Records 1993
$49.97
Virtual RealityVirtual Reality
Denon Records 1998
$22.49
$8.79 (used)
Enter the SpiritEnter the Spirit
Grp Records 1993
$39.94
$4.09 (used)
Showing 7 items | Cache expiring in 35h | Keyword-based search | Best seller rank | More results on Amazon.com

BOB BERG Discography

BOB BERG albums / top albums

BOB BERG New Birth album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
New Birth
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1978
BOB BERG Short Stories album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Short Stories
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1987
BOB BERG Cycles album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Cycles
Bossa Nova 1988
BOB BERG In the Shadows album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In the Shadows
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1990
BOB BERG Back Roads album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Back Roads
Post Bop 1991
BOB BERG Enter The Spirit album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Enter The Spirit
Post Bop 1993
BOB BERG Virtual Reality album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Virtual Reality
Post Bop 1993
BOB BERG Riddles album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Riddles
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1994
BOB BERG Another Standard album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Another Standard
Post Bop 1997
BOB BERG Acoustic Quartet ‎: Exciting Story album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Acoustic Quartet ‎: Exciting Story
Fusion 1997
BOB BERG Bob Berg, Randy Brecker, Dennis Chambers, Joey DeFrancesco ‎: The JazzTimes Superband album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bob Berg, Randy Brecker, Dennis Chambers, Joey DeFrancesco ‎: The JazzTimes Superband
Post Bop 2000
BOB BERG Remembering album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Remembering
Post Bop 2005

BOB BERG EPs & splits

BOB BERG live albums

BOB BERG Steppin' Live In Europe album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Steppin' Live In Europe
Post-Fusion Contemporary 1985
BOB BERG We Miss You album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
We Miss You
Post Bop 2016

BOB BERG demos, promos, fans club and other releases (no bootlegs)

BOB BERG re-issues & compilations

BOB BERG New York Journey album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
New York Journey
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2008

BOB BERG singles (0)

BOB BERG movies (DVD, Blu-Ray or VHS)

.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Geneva Concert
Post-Fusion Contemporary 2005

BOB BERG Reviews

No BOB BERG music reviews posted yet.

BOB BERG Movies Reviews

No BOB BERG movie reviews posted yet.

BOB BERG Shouts

Please login to post a shout
No shouts posted yet. Be the first member to do so above!

JMA TOP 5 Jazz ALBUMS

Rating by members, ranked by custom algorithm
Albums with 30 ratings and more
Kind of Blue Cool Jazz
MILES DAVIS
Buy this album from our partners
A Love Supreme Post Bop
JOHN COLTRANE
Buy this album from our partners
The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady Progressive Big Band
CHARLES MINGUS
Buy this album from our partners
My Favorite Things Hard Bop
JOHN COLTRANE
Buy this album from our partners

New Jazz Artists

New Jazz Releases

Downhill Uplift Jazz Related Improv/Composition
STEIN URHEIM
Buy this album from MMA partners
Kind of Tango Latin Jazz
WOLFGANG HAFFNER
Buy this album from MMA partners
Odds Against Tomorrow Jazz Related Improv/Composition
BILL ORCUTT
Buy this album from MMA partners
The Dreaming Jewels Nu Jazz
GREG FOAT
Buy this album from MMA partners
More new releases

New Jazz Online Videos

Bill Orcutt - Odds Against Tomorrow
BILL ORCUTT
js· 84 minutes ago
Joey Alexander - Downtime (Audio)
JOEY ALEXANDER
js· 5 hours ago
Andrea Brachfeld Brazilian Whispers
ANDREA BRACHFELD
js· 6 hours ago
More videos

New JMA Jazz Forum Topics

More in the forums

New Site interactions

More...

Latest Jazz News

members-submitted

More in the forums

Social Media

Follow us